Search Trends

The UK electronic information Group (UKeiG) is seeking nominations for 2018 Tony Kent Strix award; bookings open for lecture to be given by 2017 winner.

Posted 04 July 2018

A wide range of topics were covered at INFORUM in Prague, including library strategy and advocacy, tech developments, preservation, archiving and digitisation.

Posted 12 June 2018

Facebook loses ground, YouTube leads the way.

Posted 01 June 2018

Native language search capabilities promote increased use of an institution's resource library.

Posted 19 April 2018

Newly released stats show over 100 adverts per second are being removed.

Posted 23 March 2018

Google releases information on three years of requests and its responses.

Posted 02 March 2018

2018 theme: Making taxonomies go further

Posted 26 February 2018

Researchers in Spain set out to estimate the amount of sensitive, personally identifiable data held by Facebook.

Posted 25 February 2018

First cases in English court scheduled.

Posted 26 January 2018

DuckDuckGo moves beyond search to block trackers.

Posted 24 January 2018

Intranet development time is getting faster, influenced by Lean and Agile methods.

Posted 15 January 2018

Phil Bradley thinks we should commit to some simple new year resolutions.

Posted 15 December 2017

A group called Google You Owe Us is taking action in the UK courts.

Posted 30 November 2017

The goal of the research is to develop a bespoke tool for librarians and related professionals that would allow them to interlink Linked Data sets.

Posted 26 October 2017

The 2017 Tony Kent Strix Award goes to Maarten de Rijke, the Professor of Computer Science at the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Posted 26 October 2017

A Storify of Tweets using the #ILI2017 hashtag on Day 2 of Internet Librarian International.

Posted 20 October 2017

A Storify of Tweets using the #ILI2017 hashtag on Day 1 of Internet Librarian International.

Posted 19 October 2017

Awards for excellence in the design of search and information retrieval products and services.

Posted 23 September 2017

A tracking study explored how news content was discovered and consumed by 3,400 desktop users over one month in 2017.

Posted 05 September 2017

People in the US who Google depression will see links to a mental health self-assessment quiz.

Posted 25 August 2017

This year's Internet Librarian International celebrates the superhuman impact librarians have on organisations, communities and individuals.

Posted 17 August 2017

Some improvements being rolled out plus news of planned developments.

Posted 20 July 2017

$2.7 billion for antitrust misdeeds.

Posted 27 June 2017

Lens aims to recognise real world objects.

Posted 10 May 2017

Google to shut down Spaces and gives first glimpse of video conferencing app; Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries joins Portico; FSG launch infectious diseases knowledge hub; SAGE adds new video collections; Jisc appoints new trustees.

Posted 03 March 2017